Reference numberMC/5/372
TitleLetter from William Walker, 64 Margaret Street, Cavendish Square, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
Date19 November 1858
DescriptionRequesting permission to trace the signatures of a list of Fellows from the Charter Book of the Society. Walker wishes to add these signatures to the foot of a picture and on an engraved plate of 'An assembly of distinguished men of science at the Royal Institution in 1807-8'.
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